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Owatonna, MN
A 45-year-old female asked:

What does this mean subcondral fracture of the medial femoral condyle, associated marrow edema, enchondroma in the distal femoral metaphysis ?

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Dr. John Berryman
Obstetrics and Gynecology 56 years experience
Enchondromas are benign tumors , and if no fracture is found, can be just observed over time, as remission or stability over time does not require removal. If a fracture is associated with an enchondroma. your orthopedic provider may wait until the fracture is healed before dealing with the enchondroma, if considered necessary at all.
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